AngloJapanese yew (Taxus x media)

USDA Hardiness Zones

USDA hardiness zones
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AngloJapanese yew (Taxus x media)

Zone Zone  more information
Hardy to zone 4b
Mature Height Mature Height
Mature Spread Mature Spread
Growth Rate Growth Rate
Sun Sun
Partial or Full Shade
Moisture Moisture
Moist soil, well drained
Fall Color Fall Color
Attracts Wildlife Attracts Wildlife
Flower Flower
Fruit Fruit
Evergreen Evergreen
Native to WI Native to WI
Additional Information Additional Information
hybrid; size and shape vary with cultivar; usually wide-spreading; many dwarf forms are available; slow to moderate growth rate; soft, dark green leaves; female plants produce fruit with poisonous seed; partial shade to full shade; subject to winterburn in exposed areas; prefers a sandy, loamy soil, pH adaptable, moist, well-drained soils; tolerant to air pollution; subject to deer browsing; will not tolerate poorly drained, compacted soils; susceptible to root rot in poorly drained soil; can shear into a formal hedge; hardy to zone 4b

UW Extension
For more information, see the UW Extension Urban Horticulture Team Web site:
Primary Author: Dr. Laura Jull
Photos by: Dr. Laura Jull and Dr. Ed Hasselkus

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